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Family: Cactaceae 

 Pelecyphora aselliformis
 

This is not a grafted plant, and it is not it's natural way of growth. In the wild, it grows almost sub-terrain. 

  
Author:  Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg 1843
Family:  Cactaceae
Habitat:  Mexico
Soil:  Grit
Water:  Minimum
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  5 centimetres
Height:  10 centimetres
Flower:  Pink
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  Peyotillo
Synonyms:  Mammillaria aselliformis (Ehrenb.) H.P.Kelsey & Dayton 1942, Anhalonium aselliforme F.A.C.Weber 1898, :Ariocarpus aselliformis F.A.C.Weber 1898, Anhalonium aselliforme (Ehrenb.) F.A.C.Weber, Ariocarpus aselliformis (Ehrenb.) F.A.C.Weber

 

   This member of the Cactaceae family was first described by Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg in 1843. It is found in Mexico, growing in grit, over 1800 meters height. Receiving little water in summer and none in winter. Grows in the shade of bushes, it is not getting direct sun midday. It will grow to 5 centimetres in diameter and 10 centimetres in height. The flowers are pink, and it can be reproduced both by seeds and cuttings. Many graft them to get better growth. I found mine at Lakerweld in, Holland in 2003.

This Cactaceae contains a very strong hallucinogen ( psychedelic) which will provide a very deep and earthly trip. It contains mescaline.